New Episode of Law and Order: SVU Focuses on Otaku Culture

The most recent episode of the NBC crime drama Law and Order: Special Victims Unit has touched off intense discussion in the anime community. The episode, titled “Loliconvict”, featured detectives Benson (Mariska Hargitay)…

Netflix Developing ‘Left Shark’ Anime Series

LOS GATOS, CA – After a string of successful original productions such as House of Cards and Orange is the New Black, as well as the success of the exclusively…

Japan Falling Behind in Education Because Students are Idols, Superheroes, etc.

TOYKO, Japan — Japan’s Ministry of Education confirmed earlier this week that according to standardized test results, Japanese high school students have dropped out of the top 10 in terms…

Live Action Yuri Kuma Video Goes Horribly Wrong

SAITAMA, Japan — Tragedy struck today when two actresses were mauled during filming of Lesbian Bears Arashi, an adult parody of Yuri Kuma Arashi. The parody was produced by adult film company…

New Legend of the Galactic Heroes to Have All Female Cast

The recently announced Legend of the Galactic Heroes anime is set to make some controversial changes. Most notably the decision to change it’s predominately male cast to women. Toshiki Narumi, 2nd…

Parents Unearth Son’s Terrible Fan Fiction

NEENAH, WI– Embarrassing fan fiction is something we’ve all had to deal with at some point. But for Jon Banks his Madoka Magica fan fiction cost him a college fund….

Richard Sherman Blasts Ikuhara in Heated Pre-Game Interview

  PHOENIX, AZ — Outspoken Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has managed to stir controversy over an unexpected topic in the hours before the Super Bowl. “I’m intelligent enough and capable enough to…

New App Provides Dumb Reasons To Avoid Certain Anime

Poor writing, bad animation, ecchi, tropes – anime fans have a variety of reasons to want to avoid certain shows. However, a new mobile app called WeebSnob promises to deliver…

Hideaki Anno’s Therapist to Fans: ‘Stop Making Him Do Evangelion!’

Amid speculation about the release date of Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0, the finale to the Rebuild of Evangelion film series, fans have begun looking to the future, wondering what might…

Winter Storm ‘Juno’ to be Renamed ‘Haruhi’

SILVER SRPING, MD — After much deliberation, forecasters from the National Weather Service finally settled on a name for the winter storm currently afflicting the New England area. Although early…